Understanding why people are poor and innovative ways to alleviate poverty
By Soumitra Pandey, Rohit Menezes, & Swati Ganeti
By Eric Nee
Google and Tata Trusts partner to bring the Internet to women in rural India.
Review By Michael B. Tietz
Has capitalism failed to provide adequate housing, and if so, where do we go from here?
By Corey Binns
While communities can benefit from the entry of more welfare nonprofits, there is a point after which greater numbers are counterproductive.
Worries about the negative effects of unconditional cash transfers to relieve poverty are greatly exaggerated.
By Brandon Keim
iCare is enabling Southeast Asian workers to purchase the basic goods of middle-class life without falling into debt.
By Preeti Mann & Amit Chandra
Top-down development doesn't work. What's needed is a "pull model" created by locals, funders, and government agencies working together as equals.
By N.K. Chaudhary
How Jaipur Living developed a global rug business, one weaver at a time, and lifted thousands out of poverty.
By Dr. Armida Fernandez & Vanessa D'Souza
When monitoring and evaluation are in an organization’s DNA, as they are at SNEHA, it’s much easier to create partnerships with government agencies and NGOs.
By Soumitra Pandey, Rohit Menezes & Swati Ganeti
There might be no better guide than Indian nonprofits for how to successfully scale up when resources are scarce.